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The Benefit of Using G Tube Button Pads

If you can’t drink or eat enough through the mouth or you have trouble swallowing food, you may require a feeding tube. You can get one through your mouth or nose for several weeks or days as you recover from a particular illness. However, if you have severe or long-term reasons why you can’t eat, such as terminal cancer or dementia, you can have a relatively simple surgical procedure known as percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy or PEG. During this surgery, your surgeon will cut through your belly skin and insert the tube directly into your stomach to help in delivering a liquid food formula or a mixture. G-tubes (Gastric Tubes) The gastronomy tube is one of the most popular types of...

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